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Functions of Public Health

  • Assures the quality and accessibility of health services
  • Maintains adequate public health services
  • Prevents epidemics and the spread of disease
  • Prevents injuries
  • Promotes and encourages healthy behaviors
  • Protects against environmental hazards
  • Responds to disasters and assists communities in recovery

 

If you are ill, see your health care provider. To report an emergency, call 911.  If you are calling to report a Food Borne Illness, call 1-800-FoodIll.
If you are a physician calling to report an infectious disease, please call 651-201-5414 or 1-877-676-5414. 

Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Department will contact a public health employee in the event of a public health emergency. Call 218-998-8555 or 911 to report a public health emergency.

 

 

News & Meetings

Upcoming Events

Christmas Eve

December 24, 2018 12:00 pm
Otter Tail County, MN, USA
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Christmas Day

December 25, 2018 12:00 am
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New Year’s Day

January 1, 2019 8:00 am
Otter Tail County, MN, USA
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 21, 2019 8:00 am
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Presidents Day

February 18, 2019 8:00 am
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Reports & Minutes

Department Meetings

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Projects

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Contact Info

Phone Number: 218-998-8320
Mailing Address:
560 West Fir Avenue, Fergus Falls, MN, USA

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